Tegula fasciata (Born, 1778) Silky Tegula

Tegula fasciata (Born, 1778) Silky Tegula

South Florida (12-16 mm.)

Tegula fasciata (Born, 1778) Silky Tegula

Biscayne Bay, Miami-Dade Co., Florida (14 mm.)

Tegula fasciata (Born, 1778) Silky Tegula

Tegula fasciata (Born, 1778) Silky Tegula

    Photographed by Sandra Edwards off Founders Park, Islamorada, Monroe County, Florida Keys, 4/2017. Images copyright 2017 by Sandra Edwards.

Scanning Electron Micrographs (SEM) Of Fossil Specimens

Tegula fasciata (Born, 1778) Silky Tegula

    Lower Pinecrest beds, Upper Tamiami Formation, Sarasota County, Florida (2-3 mm.). SEMs produced in collaboration with Dr. Ann Heatherington, Dept. of Geology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL.